Edith Bogue Magnolia is covered in stunning fragrant creamy white cup-shaped flowers with white overtones held atop the branches from mid spring to early summer. It has dark green foliage. The large glossy pointy leaves turn coppery-bronze in fall. The fruits are showy red pods displayed from early to late fall.
This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. Deer don't particularly care for this plant. It has no significant negative characteristics.This tree does best in full sun to partial shade. It requires an evenly moist well-drained soil for optimal growth, but will die in standing water.
Light Requirements: Sun or Shade
Bloom Season: May to June
Cold Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
Mature Height: 40 - 60 feet